Drug peddler arrested, heroin worth Rs 1.5 crore seized

  • Phagwara, PTI
  • Updated: Feb 20, 2016 23:14 IST

A drug peddler was arrested on Saturday and 320 gram heroin with street value of Rs 1.5 crore seized from him, police said.

Inderjeet Singh alias Dhyana was arrested from Bhogpur-Ranipur T-point, Phagwara DSP Manpreet Singh Dhillon said.

The accused, a resident of Ranipur Kamboan village, has 13 cases, including 6 related to drugs and 7 to lootings, registered against him in different police stations, he said.

Dhyana supplied heroin in Hoshiarpur, Nawanshahr, Kapurthala districts besides Phillaur, Phagwara, Jandiala, Adampur and Dhanipind, Dhillon said, adding he got the drug from one Lakhu of Lamapind village near Jalandhar.

Dhyana was arrested under relevant provisions of the NDPS Act, he said.

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